The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 46 49 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing SaaS 1 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.31% 0.37% 5.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.67% 20.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
SaaS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Cloud Services Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
6 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.86% 1.85% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £57,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SaaS
Salary Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SaaS across the Solihull region.

SaaS Salary Trend in Solihull

SaaS
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS.

1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VB6